The Federal Board of Intermediate and Secondary Training (FBISE) has accredited a brand new coverage underneath which two examination papers of the Secondary College Certificates (SSC) and Increased Secondary College Certificates (HSSC) shall be held in a 12 months in Could and in September.
The brand new coverage, efficient from the educational 12 months 2022, will present a number of probabilities to college students who failed in a number of papers to clear them and save useful time.
The Board of Governors (BoG) of FBISE additionally determined to conduct the annual exams of Class 8 for the primary time ever and launched totally different mixtures of topics together with Biology with Arithmetic or Economics, Chemistry with Environmental Research.
The board officers consider that mixing topics to create a brand new set of choices for college students will put together them for distinctive applications together with mechatronics and bio-informatics.
The press launch of FBISE learn, “This coverage will make FBISE in keeping with worldwide practices”.
BoG has additionally accredited relative marking standards, terming it extra dynamic and versatile compared to absolute marking.
“You will need to have a competency-based examination in Grade 8 to information college students in direction of training pathways. In these examinations, solely key topics/expertise ought to be examined. FBISE shall cut up topics for exterior exams over two years for Matric. Identical will apply for Intermediate,” the press launch added.
Be aware that the board will concern certificates for under lessons 10 and 12.